Basic Kitchen Operations Course

Basic Kitchen Operations Course

Basic Kitchen Operations Course





intended audience



Thinking, Planning

Course Length

Short Course



Assessment style


Average completion time

45 mins


Not Accredited


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Course Excerpt

In the heart of every acclaimed restaurant and homely kitchen lies the well-oiled machine of finely tuned kitchen operations. The “Basic Kitchen Operations” course is designed to furnish beginners with the elementary yet pivotal skills necessary to navigate any kitchen space proficiently. Rooted in the rich culinary traditions of Australia, this course emphasises both the practical and theoretical aspects of kitchen operations, preparing you to excel in diverse culinary environments.

Whether you are a home cook looking to enhance your abilities or an aspiring chef eager to set a solid foundation, this course opens the doors to a plethora of opportunities, all starting from mastering the basics of kitchen operations.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Understand and apply essential kitchen terminologies, facilitating effective communication in a professional kitchen setting.
  • Demonstrate safe and hygienic practices in handling kitchen tools and equipment, underscoring the importance of safety in kitchen operations.
  • Develop skills in performing basic culinary techniques including chopping, sautéing, and braising, thus laying a robust foundation for more advanced culinary studies.

Throughout the learning journey, you will delve into various modules grounded on pragmatic approaches, ensuring a learning experience that is both comprehensive and engaging.

Assessment and Certification

Encompassing a balance of theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience, the assessments are crafted to gauge your understanding and application of the foundational kitchen principles imparted in this course. Your proficiency will be recognised with a certificate upon successful completion, serving as a testament to your newfound culinary skills and dedication to excellence in the kitchen space.

Through this journey, your culinary passions will find a nurturing ground, equipping you with the confidence and skill set to venture into more complex culinary adventures, armed with a deep-seated understanding of basic kitchen operations.

Course Impressions


  • Introduction to Kitchen Safety
  • Knife Skills
  • Culinary Tools and Equipment
  • Food Preparation and Organisation
  • Recipe Reading and Execution
  • Food Presentation and Plating
  • Time and Task Management
  • Cleaning and Sanitation
  • Troubleshooting and Problem Solving
  • Quiz
  • Summary

What’s Included

  • eLearning
  • Assessment
  • Access on tablet and mobile
  • Shareable badge of completion*


  • Online Course & Quiz FREE
  • Written Assessment & Marking PREMIUM
  • Practical & Evidence Assessment PREMIUM

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